Eric Deters

What the candidates are saying less than a week before Kentuckians narrow the field for governor

BY: - May 10, 2023

Next week, Kentucky voters will decide what the November election will look like.  Twelve Republicans will be on the ballot for governor after a primary campaign that has sparked attack ads and heated debates — and raised questions about whether Republicans can unite behind their eventual nominee this fall.  As of Tuesday morning, Medium Buying […]

Some Kentucky lawmakers want to tackle gun violence through a public health lens

BY: - May 9, 2023

This story mentions suicide and gun violence. If you or someone you know is contemplating suicide, please call or text the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 988.  LOUISVILLE – Nearly 100 Kentuckians have died from gunfire so far this year — and some lawmakers think a public health approach is the best way to halt […]

Judge dismisses residency challenge against Kelly Craft

BY: - May 4, 2023

A Lexington  judge dismissed a residency challenge filed against Republican governor candidate Kelly Craft on Thursday.  The lawsuit was filed against the former United Nations ambassador by another Republican candidate, suspended Northern Kentucky attorney Eric Deters.  According to court documents, Fayette Circuit Judge Lucy A. VanMeter dismissed the lawsuit after Craft produced records proving her […]

After fierce primary battle, can Kentucky Republicans rally behind their governor nominee? 

BY: - May 2, 2023

Two weeks away from Kentucky’s primary election, some Republicans are looking toward a path for unity in November.  Monday night’s KET debate showcased tensions between the top two Republican governor candidates — Attorney General Daniel Cameron and former United Nations Ambassador Kelly Craft. It was the first time the two appeared together in a debate […]

Craft and Cameron bring out the boxing gloves for KET debate

BY: - May 1, 2023

LEXINGTON — The two Republican frontrunners in Kentucky’s governor’s race finally appeared on the same debate stage Monday, launching attacks at each other during a fiery KET debate. Monday night marked the first time that Attorney General Daniel Cameron and former United Nations Ambassador Kelly Craft appeared in a debate together. A recent FOX 56/Emerson […]

With GOP frontrunners missing, governor candidates take Northern Kentucky debate stage

BY: - April 26, 2023

COVINGTON — Seven of the dozen Republicans running for governor took part in a two-night debate in Northern Kentucky this week.  Four candidates faced off in a debate Wednesday night. Three of the candidates — Somerset Mayor Alan Keck, Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles and State Auditor Mike Harmon — have appeared alongside each other in […]